Solaris Volume Manager (SVM) How to Reset the Status of a Metadevice When it is Reported "Unavailable" by metastat Command

(Doc ID 2067280.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 28, 2017

Applies to:

Solstice DiskSuite Software - Version 4.2 to 4.2.1 [Release 4.0]
Sun Solaris Volume Manager (SVM) - Version 11.9.0 to 11.11 [Release 11.0]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (32-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86 (32-bit)

Goal

When running Solaris Volume Manager "metastat" command it reports one or more devices as "Unavailable". For example:

 

Solution

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